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Restaurante Tamara

Main Street, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
+506 2750 0148
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“rice and beans” (19 reviews)
“chicken” (17 reviews)
“patacones” (6 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
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Main Street, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

A waiter took my order in Spanish. After an interminable wait, another waiter said my order was not taken because the first waiter does not speak English. The food was fair in taste and expensive. Also, the special came with two cups of wine. I...More

Thank Omatepe
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This is the perfect place for traditional rice n'beans with patacones (yummy!), you don't have to walk far, it's in a perfect location so after lunch or dinner you can walk around and do some shopping (many nice stores around), especially if you love sun...More

Thank Mariela Quesada M
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stumbled upon this place just walking in town and we were so glad we did! The food was so delicious we had chicken in Caribbean sauce and a couple drinks. It was very tasty and filling. The place seemed family owned...More

Thank Emily Y
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I visited this restaurant with a large group of people. They took reservations for the place and accommodated us on the top floor where the love dj was playing music. We went on a Friday night. The DJ acknowledge us right away and kept sending...More

Thank Yadira E
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We ordered the mixed seafood. It was all very delicious and the best shrimp we have had in PV. It lists for two people, but could easily stretch to three or four. If we were to do it over, I would just skip the sides...More

Thank joeviskochil
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Great caribbean food with the original west indian taste and flavors I recommend the rondon soup. And Zaril Juice.

Thank Juan Y
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The food was amazing, my wife took the rice and beans and I tried the Rondón, great flavors and a good price

Thank Francisco G
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Big plates, delicious and well-prepared food. Great, professional and very open stuff. Highly recommended and must-to-visit restaurant :-)

Thank Kuba G
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Tamara should be in the Top 10 restaurants in Puerto Viejo. The food is really good, but the service could improve. Every time we visit Puerto Viejo we go to this place because their rice and beans is one of the best in town.

Thank Locombiano14
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

The food was absolutely average - the fried plantains didn't have any flavour nor salt, and the main dish was also very plain and flavourless. On top of that, despite us telling the waiter we have to be done in an hour to catch the...More

Thank TheHappyholic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Phone Number: +506 2750 0148
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